Moving Momentum on Public Health in the Arab World

Several trends have given a jump-start to public health initiatives in the region, where more and more experts are focusing their energy.

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The Noise After Defeat

While the nuclear deal with Iran has its limitations, current responses reveal more about would-be critics’ failure to derail it than about the agreement itself.

The Noise After Defeat The Noise After Defeat

All Hands On Deck: Who’s Missing in the Clean Energy Workforce

Gender equity could be a smart climate change innovation.

All Hands On Deck: Who’s Missing in the Clean Energy Workforce All Hands On Deck: Who’s Missing in the Clean Energy Workforce

Volume 39:1 of The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs Now Available

The editorial staff of The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs is pleased to bring you our latest issue, Winter Volume 39:1. The Winter 2015 volume reviews the events that defined 2014 and examines the complex set of decisions required to manage these crises, from the rise of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, to Vladimir Putin’s annexation of Crimea, and the Ebola crisis.

Volume 39:1 of The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs Now Available Volume 39:1 of The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs Now Available

From Crisis to Opportunity: The 2015 Global Opportunities Forum

The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs’ yearlong conversation series on the five issues where we believe crisis can give way to opportunity in 2015.

From Crisis to Opportunity: The 2015 Global Opportunities Forum From Crisis to Opportunity: The 2015 Global Opportunities Forum

2015: The Year for Strengthening the UN Human Rights Treaty Bodies

April 2, 2015 by Iveta Cherneva
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All eyes in 2015 are on the United Nations. The new development plan to succeed the Millennium Development Goals will be announced this year, but another UN process—equally important to human well-being—is gaining speed: the strengthening of the UN human rights treaty bodies.

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Advancing Women’s Leadership for the Global Good

April 1, 2015 by Alyse Nelson
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This year as we honor the anniversary of the UN Fourth World Conference on Women, we must recommit ourselves to realizing rhetoric and creating an environment that supports women’s full participation in all spheres of society.

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The Lessons of In Amenas: How Can Corporations Prevent Strategic Surprise in Risky Environments?

March 30, 2015 by Andrew Koch
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The 2013 In Amenas hostage crisis was the largest terrorist attack to ever strike the oil and gas industry. Two years on, what can companies, operating in risky environments, learn from In Amenas that can help them prevent strategic surprise in the future.

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Violence Against Women: A Global Problem With a Solution

March 29, 2015 by Lyric Thompson
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There are a host of ways that communities, governments, and entities like the United Nations can better protect women and girls and prevent violence from occurring.

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